Singapore shares open 0.05% higher on Friday

S'pore shares opened 0.05% higher on Fri. The STI rose 1.7 points to 3,147.11 in early trade. About 124.8m shares exchanged hands. Gainers beat losers 69 to 44.

Singapore shares opened higher on Friday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 3,147.11, up 0.05 per cent, or 1.7 points.

About 124.8 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 69 to 44.